Breaking down the Mets' 2012 lineup

Sans Reyes, Beltran and Pagan, Amazin's must rely more on power, less on speed

Updated: April 4, 2012, 3:36 PM ET
By Adam Rubin | ESPNNewYork.com

PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. -- Jose Reyes is in Miami. Carlos Beltran is in St. Louis. Angel Pagan is in San Francisco. And manager Terry Collins says the New York Mets' lineup now will have a revamped look as a result.

"We're a little different team," Collins said. "Last year, with Angel and with Jose, we ran the bases and we created some runs. We don't have that animal right now, unless Andres [Torres] is in the lineup.

"We're going to have to use the one thing we've got -- ...

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